Media Mentions

Future Government Borrowing Plans Can Raise Inflation Expectations, WSJ ProCentral Banking, 2/22/2021

A third stimulus check may be coming. Here’s how some Chicagoans spent the first two., Chicago Tribune, 2/5/2021

Macroeconomics textbook, Olivier Blanchard, 1/19/2021

Those $2,000 Checks Won’t Boost the Economy, Wallstreet Journal, 1/15/2021

What Will The Stimulus Stimulate?, American Institute for Economic Research, 12/31/2020

Stimulus Money Should Have Gone to the Jobless, Economists Say, New York Times, 12/30/2020

Should You Retire Now? Millions Fed Up Working Under Pandemic Conditions Have, Forbes, 12/10/2020

The downfall (and possible salvation) of expertise, Chicago Booth Review, 11/30/2020

Die Angst vor Inflation nimmt offenbar wieder ab, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 11/5/2020

Die Krise beschleunigt die finanzielle Spaltung der deutschen Gesellschaft, Welt, 11/5/2020

Disappointed voters will slow the economic recovery, Houston Chronicle, 11/4/2020

Corona-Krisetrifft Einkommen vieler Menschen, Sueddeutsche Zeitung, 11/4/2020

Corona-Pandemie nagt am Einkommen der Haushalte, Handelsblatt, 11/4/2020

Germans React to Stimulus With Even More Gloom, Bundesbank Says, Bloomberg, 11/4/2020

Data: US voters’ election expectations, Economics Observatory, 11/3/2020

Democrats and Republicans are confident their candidate will win — and that could affect consumer spending after the election, Marketwatch, 11/3/2020

What you believe depends on where you stand, apparently, Grumpy Economist, 10/28/2020

Data Shows How Stimulus Checks Helped Americans Meet Basic Needs, Nasdaq, 10/17/2020

This is How Americans Spent Their Stimulus Money, MSN, 10/13/2020

COVID ’stimulus’ less than stimulating, One Illinois, 10/12/2020

Trump, Congress pursue second round of $1,200 stimulus checks in effort to revive huge federal aid program, Washington Post, 10/09/2020

Most Stimulus Payments Were Saved or Applied to Debt, NBER Digest, 10/1/2020

Is the economy running fast or slow? It depends where you look, The Christian Science Monitor, 9/11/2020

Turns Out Those Stimulus Checks May Not Have Stimulated Much, Spotlight on Freedom, 9/03/2020

How did Americans use their coronavirus stimulus cheques?, Economist, 9/02/2020

US needs more targeted stimulus: NBER’s Weber, MNI International, 8/21/2020

Americans have little confidence in COVID-19 stimulus plans, Chicago Booth Review, 8/20/2020

Most People Saved or Paid Down Debt With Their CARES Act Stimulus Check, Freedom Works Blog, 8/18/2020

Consumers split on COVID-19 lasting 1 or 2 years - Cleveland Fed, Seeking Alpha, 7/15/2020

Inflation Expectations Are Wrong, Which Is Good, The Wall Street Journal, 7/14/2020

Thinking Out of the Box: “Unconventional” Fiscal Policies for Economic Recovery After Covid-19, The Street, 6/30/2020

A Pandemic Problem for Older Workers: Will They Have to Retire Sooner?, New York Times, 6/26/2020

Older Workers May Be Retiring Early Because of the Coronavirus, AARP, 6/18/2020

US workers face an unequal future when virus recedes, Agence France-Presse, 5/30/2020

In this COVID climate, should I just retire?, MarketWatch, 5/27/2020

The President of the United States is rarely reelected in a recession, Een Vandaag, 5/21/2020

Forget ageism, older workers now have to survive the coronavirus economy, Dallas Morning News, 5/3/2020

Is the Unemployment Rate a Good Measure of People Currently Out of Work?, Chicago Fed Insights, 5/5/2020

Coronavirus crisis could bring new wave of early retirement: report, The Hill, 5/1/2020

COVID-19 crisis sparks ’early retirement’ wave, Marketwatch, 4/30/2020

The Many New Indicators of an Epic Job Collapse, Bloomberg, 4/30/2020

Trump faces the risk of a coronavirus cliff, Politico, 4/28/2020

Why the unemployment rate might not skyrocket, Politico, 4/24/2020

The coronavirus has caused a wave of early retirement, Yahoo Money, 4/24/2020

Covid-19 is pushing Americans into early retirement, Quartz, 4/23/2020

Doing Home Repairs During Coronavirus? Be Strategic About How You Pay for Them, wirecutter, 4/21/2020

New research suggests the US unemployment rate is about to become useless, Quartz, 4/15/2020

Sneak Preview of COVID-19 Impact on U.S. Job Market, The Unassuming Economist, 4/14/2020

Labour markets during the Covid-19 crisis: A preliminary view, VoxEU, 4/14/2020

These Apps are Changing the Way we Talk about Money, CNN Business, 2/18/2020

How Grocery Prices Influence Consumers’ Inflation Expectations, NBER Digest, 12/1/2019

Why central banks need to change their message, Chicago Booth Review, 11/26/2019

Inflationary Consumer Mirage, Obserwator Finansowy, 12/12/2019

The Real Problem Central Bankers Face: The Rest of Us, WSJ, 10/8/2019

Talking to people about prices: can the central bank manage inflation expectations,, 10/8/2019

Peers Can Change Financial Behavior,, 4/12/2019

Peer Pressure Can Improve Your Financial Life, Study Finds, Wall Street Journal, 3/11/2019

Monetary policy communications and their effects on household inflation expectations, VoxEU, 2/22/2019

FedSpeak Might Not Have Much Effects on Public’s Inflation Expectation, Econ-reporter, 2/14/2019

Clever and inflation is more visible, Kommersant, 1/31/2019

How Monetary Policy Communications Affect Household Inflation Expectations, WSJ Pro Central Banking, 1/29/2019

Wie Notenbanken weltweit mit neuen Kommunikationskanaelen experimentieren, Handelsblatt, 1/21/2019

Was Mario Draghi von Donald Trump lernen kann, Wirtschaftswoche, 12/19/2018

Die Fed ermoeglicht Ueberrenditen, Boersenzeitung, 1/10/2019

Equity values and credit spreads: the inflation effect, Systemic Risk and Systematic Value, 12/29/2018

How Observing Punishment Affects Potential Offenders: A China Study, China Business Knowledge, 12/13/2018

Cash Flow Duration and the Term Structure of Equity Returns, CFA Digest, 12/6/2018

Auffaellige Kursmuster vor dem Fed-Entscheid, Finanz und Wirtschaft, 11/8/2018

Jednani Fedu? Akcie udelaji tohle..., Roklen24, 9/26/2018

So können Anleger mit der US-Notenbank Geld verdienen, Manager Magazin, 09/25/2018

Market Anticipation of FOMC Policy "Shocks", The NBER Digest, 09/2018

Facing the Fed with Dividends and Options, Forbes, 07/20/2018

Dummköpfe erwarten eher eine hohe Inflation als Schlaue, Fazit - das Wirtschaftsblog, 06/20/2018

Monetary Momentum, alpha architect, 11/16/2017

GE's Dividend Cut Doesn't Mean What You Think, The Wall Street Journal, 11/13/2017

Anit-Semitism continues to hurt German pocketbooks, Journalist's Resource, 09/22/2017

How pricing strategy can affect a company's indebtedness, Chicago Booth Review, 04/03/2017

How sales taxes could boost economic growth, Chicago Booth Review, 02/15/2017

Policy rates and equity returns: the “slope factor”, Systemic Risk and Systematic Value, 11/26/2016

NBER Paper studies Effect of Unconvetional Fiscal Policy on Consumption? WSJ Pro Central Banking, 09/23/2016

Prices are sticky – but does it matter?, AEA Research Highlight, 03/07/2016

Why intolerance is bad for business, Capital Ideas, 02/26/2016

Swedroe: Arbitrage Limits Cause Mispricing,, 02/03/2016

Great Academic Research is Bursting at the Seams, alpha architect, 12/29/2015

Der verblüffende Effekt von Steuererhöhungen, Die Welt, 10/23/2015

Steigende Inflationserwartungen stimulieren Konsum, Oekonomenstimme, 7/03/2015

Kiut a gazdasagi depressziobol: Inflacios varakozasok es lakossagi fogyasztas, Penzugyi Szemle, 6/11/2015

Grand Central: The Untaper Tantrum, WSJ Real Time Economics Blog, 6/10/2015

Un aumento annunciato dell’Iva per spingere i consumi?, Il Fatto Quotidiano, 6/10/2015

Inflation expectations spur consumption, VoxEU, 6/9/2015

Un aumento annunciato dell’Iva per spingere i consumi?, La Voce, 6/9/2015

Inflation Expectations Spur Consumption Expenditure,, 6/4/2015

Inflation Expectations Spur Consumption Expenditure, Econbrowser, 6/1/2015

Some Consumers Don’t Take the Bait When Economists Project Inflation,, 5/12/2015

Interview with Michael Weber Professor University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Bloomberg Surveillance, 4/21/2015

Daily data: Jewish persecution created wealth-sucking fear of investing, Capital Ideas Blog, 3/11/2015

Distrust in finance lingers: Jewish persecution and investments, VoxEU, 2/26/2015

Kalau mau tajir jangan benci Yahudi, Al Balad, 2/12/2014

Antisemitism missgynnar tillvaxt och valstand, Varlden idag, 10/29/2014

Kalau ingin kaya jangan musuhi Yahudi, Merdeka, 10/27/2014

Want to get rich? Don't be an anti-Semite, Haaretz, 10/26/2014

Those who live in more anti-Semitic areas invest less in the stock market, The Marker, 10/26/2014

Researchers conclude that Antisemitism has negative impact on the economy, NEWS ru, 10/26/2014

Wo man Juden hasst, da hasst man auch Aktien, Die Welt, 10/25/2014

Study Probes German Financial Distrust Today, Tablet Magazine, 10/22/2014

Dove perseguitavano gli ebrei non cresce più la finanza, La Stampa, 10/21/2014

Does Anti-Semitism Make You Poor?, The American Interest, 10/20/2014

A mult antiszemitizmusa a mai napig gazdasagi hatranyt okoz nemetorszagban, 444 HU, 10/19/2014

Another cost of bigotry, The Economist, 10/18/2014

Antisemitismus vernichtet Wohlstand, ZU Daily, 6/24/2014

Antisemitismus vernichtet Wohlstand, Oekonomenstimme, 3/18/2014

Enforced flexibility, The Economist - Free Exchange, 11/21/2013

How Urgent Is the Need for a Higher Inflation Target? Washington Center for Equitable Growth, 11/18/2013

Are Sticky Prices Costly? Evidence From The Stock Market, Economist's View, 10/25/2013

We really do need a 4%/Year Inflation Target, DeLong, 5/26/2013

Market-Return Research Wins 2013 AQR Insight Award, The Wall Street Journal, 5/20/2013

Market-Return Research Wins 2013 AQR Insight Award, Reuters, 5/20/2013

Should We Care about Sticky Prices? Econbrowser, 4/4/2013

Policy Mentions

COVID-19 and monetary policy: Reinforcing prevailing challenges, One Illinois, 11/24/2020 

Opening Remarks At The Webinar On Monetary Policy Tools And Their Impact On The Macroeconomy, Speech by Bank of Finland Governor Rehn, 9/12/2020

The imperative for public engagement, Speech by Bank of Canada Governor Macklem, 8/27/2020 

Perceived inflation and reality: understanding the difference, Speech by Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Macklem, 8/25/2020 

Cost-Benefit Analysis Executive Summary, Victoria Parliament Australia, 8/20/2020 

Evaluating the Effects of the Economic Response to COVID-19, The Council of Economic Advisers, 8/01/2020    

Change and continuity, Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann, Speech delivered at Deutsche Boerse’s New Year’s reception, 2/3/2020 

Transformation of central banking and monetary policy in Europe, Bank of Finland Governor Olli Rehn, Current Trends on European Politics, 1/30/2020 

How the monetary policy strategy review relates to IQ, reggae and throwing Frisbee, Bank of Finland Board Member Tuomas Vaelimaeki: Monetary economics and reality, 11/21/2019 

Communication, expectations and monetary policy, Vice-President de Guindos at the ECB policy panel, 8/27/2019 

Tress Memorial Lecture, Silvana Tenreyro, External Member of the Monetary Policy Committee, Bank of England, Vice-President de Guindos at the ECB policy panel, 7/10/2019